If you have a busy life and perhaps a busy family, life can feel anything but calm! In this post, I’m sharing some tips on how to create a calm home and 20 ideas you can try out for yourself to bring more peace and less stress to your home. Make your home a peaceful, relaxing and inviting space for you and your family.
Your bedroom is usually the last thing you see at night and the first thing you see in the morning. Make your bedroom your own special space where you can feel relaxed at night and rejuvenated in the morning. Here are some tips on how to declutter your bedroom, making your bedroom a sanctuary and why it matters.
Decluttering is a wonderful method of getting rid of the clutter in your own home and saying goodbye to stuff that you don’t use, don’t like, don’t need and which takes up space in your home, heart and mind. However, the real difference comes when you change your attitude to your belongings in general. Check out this post on 20 reasons to own less stuff and why decluttering is only the first part of the story.
If you have a family, then you’re probably going to have lots of clutter come into your home on a daily basis! Keeping control of the clutter can be difficult even if you have strategies to help you manage and minimise it. To help you keep on top of the clutter and avoid it building up, check out my ideas for 4 clutter-busting daily routines to keep your home clutter free!
I’ve always encouraged my kids to help do chores around the house. As long as the chores are age-appropriate, I feel that it will help my kids, both now and in the future, and the rest of the family certainly benefits too. Check out this post to learn more about kids and chores and why and how to encourage kids to help at home. I’ve also included some ideas for chores that your kids could do at different ages to help you all get started!
Who loves housework? I’m sure not many of us. Yet, if you’ve got a house and there’s at least one person living in it, let alone a family, then you’ll need to do housework at some point. How much, when and how you do it, is different for everyone. Some people even enjoy it! For the rest of us who try to put it off until tomorrow, here are 5 ways to make housework quicker and easier.